Tyus Kirby Denney
Tyus Kirby Denney, 91, a native of Cullman and resident of Birmingham, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 6, 2013. He was a member of Plainview Baptist Church and a proud veteran of World War II where he served in the Pacific. His two great passions in life were fishing and beekeeping which he took up at age 12. He continued to fish well into his 80's and was still tending bees at his death. He was a member of the Alabama Division of the Sons of Confederate Veterans and took great pride in being one of only two surviving sons of a Civil War Veteran in Alabama. He was preceded in death by his parents Thomas Jefferson Denney and Dora Hill Denney; his loving wife of 65 years Christine Overton Denney; brothers Wiley P. Denney, Bernice Warren, Clifford Warren and Pierce Warren; and sister Vivian Smith. Tyus was survived by his daughters Rolline Sisson (Larry), Brynda Roper (Bob), Sonja Everett (Greg); grandchildren Brent Sisson (Delanda), Kelly Gillespie (David), Heather Holman (Clint), Christopher Sisson (Marsha), Ashley Donnelly (Sam), Chad Holt (Stacy)and John Nagy; 9 great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather.
The family would like to acknowledge and express gratitude to Dr. David Lemak, the Staff of Trinity Baptist Hospital and Brenda Heaton for their kindhearted care and especially to Reverend Mary Seale for her devoted friendship. Visitation will be Friday, March 8, 2013 from 6 until 8 p.m. at Ridout's Trussville Chapel. Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 9, 2013 at Etha Baptist Church in Cullman, the body will lie in repose at the church one hour prior to service time.
Tyus Kirby Denney
Gina Elizabeth Hill Christoff
Gina Elizabeth Hill Christoff of Dallas, Texas, passed away Friday, July 18, 2014, after a brief illness. She was visiting her father in Auburn, Alabama, when she became ill and subsequently passed away at Columbus Regional Health Center in Columbus, Georgia.
Thomas Darrell Shults
Funeral services for Thomas Darrell Shults, 83, of Cullman will be at 3 p.m. Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Cullman Heritage Funeral Home Chapel, Dr. Steve Screws, nephew of Mr. Shults, officiating, with interment in Oak Level Cemetery.
William O. ‘Billy’ Horton
Graveside services for William O. “Billy” Horton, 79, of Eva will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Etha Cemetery.
Abraham P. Hudgins Sr.
Funeral services for Abraham P. Hudgins Sr., 97, of Eva will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Peck Funeral Home Chapel, Elder Heath Williams officiating, with burial in Union Hill Cemetery.
Susan Angela Roberts
Funeral services for Susan Angela Roberts, 57, of Bremen will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Cullman Funeral Home Chapel, Brad Sheats officiating.
Helen Vogel Millar
Helen Vogel Millar, 90, passed into the loving arms of her Savior Thursday, July 17, 2014. She was preceded in death by her parents, Oscar H. Vogel and Ave Lena Davis Vogel; and her sister and brother-in-law, Selma Vogel Smith and Boyce "Smitty" Smith.
Dura Posey Porter
Dura Posey Porter, wife of the late Coleman Porter, mother of Jerry Porter and Joyce Shedd, grandmother of Kelly Porter, Mark Porter, Jonathan Shedd, and Brandie Shedd Overton, entered into rest Monday, July 21, 2014, at her residence.
Jeffery Blane Turner
Funeral services for Jeffery Blane Turner, 43, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Moss-Service Funeral Home Chapel, with burial in Cullman City Cemetery.
James J. Carnes Jr.
Funeral services for James J. Carnes Jr., 78, of Falkville will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Cullman Heritage Funeral Home Chapel, the Rev. DeJuan Reese officiating, with interment in Cullman Heritage Cemetery.
Carl Barnes ‘Mater’ Phillips
Funeral services for Carl Barnes "Mater" Phillips, 67, of Cullman will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Moss-Service Funeral Home Chapel, G.T. Robertson officiating, with burial in Center Hill Cemetery.
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